Events & Concerts

General Information

Welcome to our Events and Concerts area. Here, you can find out about what’s happening at St. John’s.

If you are looking for information on our worship, please visit our Worship Services area, where you can find our service times, styles, and locations. Any variations from the regular pattern appear on this page.

Concerts

St John’s Church has held fortnightly lunch-time concerts since 1975. Concerts are held on alternate Thursdays throughout most of the year with breaks at Christmas, Easter and the summer. Please check this calendar for the next few dates (and programmes, when available).

Light refreshments are available from 11.45am and the concert begins at 12.30pm. There is usually an interval and the concert finishes at around 1.45pm.

Admission is free but there is a collection on the way out to cover expenses. Please come and join us!

January – February 2019

Jan
17
Thu
Concert: Ivan Hovorun (piano)
Jan 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Ivan Hovorun (piano)
Transcriptions by Ferruccio Busoni of:
​Johann Sebastian Bach: Chaconne in D minor from Partita No. 2 for violin, BWV 1004/BV B24.
Mozart: Andantino from the Piano Concerto No. 9 in E flat major, K. 271/BV B84
Liszt: Étude No. 3 “La Campanella” in G sharp minor, after Paganini S.141, no. 3/BV B68.
Liszt: Fantasy on Two Motives from W. A. Mozart’s “Le Nozze di Figaro” S.697/BV B66
and
Richard Wagner/Franz Liszt: Ouvertüre zu Tannhäuser, S.442

Jan
19
Sat
Welcome Centre
Jan 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Jan
23
Wed
Welcome Centre
Jan 23 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Jan
26
Sat
Welcome Centre
Jan 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Jan
30
Wed
Welcome Centre
Jan 30 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Jan
31
Thu
Concert: Dominika Rosiek (violin) and Miho Sanou (piano)
Jan 31 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Dominika Rosiek (violin) and Miho Sanou (piano)

Feb
2
Sat
Welcome Centre
Feb 2 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Feb
6
Wed
Welcome Centre
Feb 6 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Feb
9
Sat
Welcome Centre
Feb 9 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Feb
13
Wed
Welcome Centre
Feb 13 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).